Natural, Sharp and Flat Notes of the `Ukulele Fingerboard - C Tuning

A chart in standard music notation of the natural, sharp and flat notes of the ukulele fingerboard.

Published: 23 Sep 2005 Updated: 19 Jun 2023Visits: 372Code: UL23

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Subjects: Reading • Beginner • Intermediate • Tunings • Advanced • Fingerboard • Chart

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Natural, Sharp and Flat Notes of the `Ukulele Fingerboard - C Tuning


Standard music notation, the natural, sharp and flat notes of the ukulele fingerboard for C tuned ukuleles. Covers both high C and low G tuning variations.

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G C E A

Any tuning is possible on a ukulele as long as the construction supports it and a string is available.

C Tuning is the most common Ukulele tuning used today. With the high G, re-entrant tuning the most popular.

C Tuning, High "G"

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C Tuning – For Soprano, Concert and Tenor ukuleles. The same as the higher four strings of a standard tuned guitar with a capo at the fifth fret with string four "G" one octave higher.

For setting up music notation programs such as MuseScore this tuning is:
MIDI: G = G3, C = C4, E = E4, A = A4
C4 is middle C.

C Tuning, Low "G"

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Low 'G', C Tuning - For Soprano, Concert and Tenor ukulele. Same as Key of "C" Tuning but with string four one octave lower. This is the pitches as same as placing a capo at the fifth fret of a standard tuned guitar: G C E A.

For setting up music notation programs such as MuseScore this this tuning is:
MIDI: G = G4, C = C4, E = E4, A = A4
C4 is middle C.

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